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Looking for My dad's old 71 Mach 1
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My dad owned many different cars over the years.
But this one Mach was really nice and I always wondered if it was still out there.

I remember it being a Wimbledon White car with side stripes,
351-2v and auto trans.

I found some old paperwork on the car and would really like to connect with its current owner (if possible).

I realize this is a LONG SHOT but just thought I'd try.

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Ray

1971 Boss 351  
1972 Q code 4 speed convertible 
1971 Mustang Sportsroof  351-2V FMX 
1973 Mach 1 (parts car)
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No record of it registered for Texas

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97 F150: wrecked, 96 Dodge 4x4: blown motor / donated to the base
88 Suburban 4x4 355 cid 8 inch lift: sold, 95 Celica 5 speed : sold
68 F750 391 cid : sold,  96 F350 7.3 diesel dually : sold
86 Chevy 1500 305 cid c1500: sold, 73 Mustang mach 1 466 cid 5 speed : under construction
89 F350 4x4 cummins swap : sold, 64 Dodge d600: gone
00 Excursion: traded, 72 Mustang mach 1 302: scrapped
73 Mustang coupe: scrapped, 73 ranchero gt
06 Honda crf 450x : sold, 04 Honda vtx 1800
88 Bronco xlt lariat: sold, 76 Charger: traded
95 F350 4x4: sold , 91 Crown Victoria 302: sold
02 Dakota: traded, 96 f250 powerstroke: parts truck
87 f700, 98 e350 powerstroke: sold
03 land rover: traded, 95 f350 dually: part out
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97 f250: sold, 76 Maverick 302: sold
91 240sx rb25: sold, 86 firebird: sold
86 Trans Am: sold, 88 westernstar: sold
89 dodge d350: sold, 2000 Dakota 4x4: sold  
84 f350 3+3: sold, 90 bronco: partout
67 catalina, 64 chevy c60
64 jeep j200, 74 corvette stingray
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#3
The Oklahoma system requires a tag number and vin. Was it registered in Oklahoma? Do you know a cop buddy who could run the VIN for you?
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#4
Never made it to Florida in the last ~10 years or so, according to our DMV site.

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#5
I hope you find it! That would be so cool!
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#6
Wow! Thanks guys for your info.

Yes it was a really plane jane Mach 1 but I remember it well. If anyone has an account on other Mustang forums - please help me get the word out.
I'm so interested in this I bought a Marti for it! LOL

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Ray

1971 Boss 351  
1972 Q code 4 speed convertible 
1971 Mustang Sportsroof  351-2V FMX 
1973 Mach 1 (parts car)
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#7
Ray,
you should check with Kevin Marti to see if he still has the Lois Eminger report or if it has been sold, and if it has been sold, maybe he can point you in the right direction or at least maybe the right state it got sold to.

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Hard to track down such things...You can try with marti to see if the report been sold to more than one person...but i dout they will tell you much..If anything at all.....They can be sued for giving out such information i believe.....Wish you luck!! I know papa murphies guy paid over 300,000 to find and get his original camaro back...But a chance it mite pop up...Just got to keep at it.

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hyena429;160426 Wrote:Hard to track down such things...You can try with marti to see if the report been sold to more than one person...but i dout they will tell you much..If anything at all.....They can be sued for giving out such information i believe.....Wish you luck!! I know papa murphies guy paid over 300,000 to find and get his original camaro back...But a chance it mite pop up...Just got to keep at it.

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I think it was the guy who owns papa johns, got his Camaro back. It was gold w/black stripes early 70's Z/28.

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72MustangSprint;160428 Wrote:
hyena429;160426 Wrote:Hard to track down such things...You can try with marti to see if the report been sold to more than one person...but i dout they will tell you much..If anything at all.....They can be sued for giving out such information i believe.....Wish you luck!! I know papa murphies guy paid over 300,000 to find and get his original camaro back...But a chance it mite pop up...Just got to keep at it.

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I think it was the guy who owns papa johns, got his Camaro back. It was gold w/black stripes early 70's Z/28.

oppss..yup..got the names mixed up..we got both in my area..lol.."Plus i go to papa murphies more" Better pizza..lol

Think he said he sold it originally to get his pizza biz off the ground.
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